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A 24-year-old male asked:

I applied a little bit of clobetasol propionate cream on scrotum because i thought i got skin conditions on it. and then i applied ethanol on my scrotum to wash the steroid cream because i thought steroid cream is bad idea. is it gonna be ok???

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Mark Vogel
Specializes in Urology
Just wash with soap and water
Dr. Gehrig Harris
Family Medicine 17 years experience
It's going to be just fine. Neither clobetasol or ethanol should cause any problems if used infrequently on healthy unbroken skin.

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